Super Mario 3D World is set to yet again expand on the Mario franchise, this time offering up something new for people who own a Nintendo Wii U.
|9||For a while it seemed as though Nintendo had run into a rut when it came to Mario games. Super Mario Sunshine was essentially a prettier version of Super Mario 64, but with a water-gun gimmick and the “New” Super Mario Bros. series has been run into the ground with sequel after sequel. Having said that, Super Mario Galaxy and the Nintendo 3DS’ Super Mario 3D Land entries did a lot to reinvigorate the tired old formula. The former had a focus on spherical planets and the latter’s use of 3D visuals hearkened back to the series’ roots even more than the “New” series did. |
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